March 11, 2012

Rainbows

There is nothing like a rainbow on a dark & dreary day...

This lovely quilt is a collaborative effort to which I added some different prairie points and pieced rainbow binding. I wanted the points to echo the points on the wonky stars and I think it turned out nicely! The fabulous quilting was done by Janet!



Here is the full front and back of the Rainbow Wonky Stars quilt. I also pieced the aqua block on the front :o)


And here it is all washed and folded... super yummy!

Some more rainbow wonky stars appeared in my craftroom. The pieced rainbow stripes were the backing for my wonky star quilt but looked amazing as borders along the top & bottom of the quilt. A herd of cranes were slowly spreading across the floor...

And now for some random cute fluffy Percy cat-ness...



And some more rainbows in Claire's hand! I hope you see rainbows today too!

Enjoy your afternoon tea & quilted crafts :o)

13 comments :

  1. I LOVE your rainbows!The wonky star quilt is beautiful! Those cranes--AMAZING!!!

    Kitty---precious! We have four--but one that wishes she had thumbs so she could quilt and scrapbook with me! LOL

    Now I see how people sort their stuff. I always feel like I don't have enough counter/table space--but I use the guest bed. I would love to have it closer, like the floor--but the craft room is grand central station for the kitties when I am in there! LOL

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  2. It has been dark, grey and raining here all day. Thank you for the beautiful rainbows. Your quilt is simply stunning. ~Kelly

    unDeniably Domestic

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  3. Oh the wonky star quilt! It's perfection!!

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  4. Like all the stars, but LOVE the half stars at the back. Great idea!

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  5. First time reading your blog . Very interesting
    I want a magic wand

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  6. Good morning...
    Beautiful rainbow and stars and everything...
    Colours is the most important!
    We look to the kilt and joy becames up.
    Thank you for give me hapiness.
    Maria Rosalia

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  7. Your wonky star prairie points are ingenious! The rainbow binding is a perfect touch. It's wonderful to see how this quilt has come together!

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  8. I love what you've done Laurraine! The wonky points are genius! Thank you!

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  9. I love your cat, he's adorable!!! haha

    Greats

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  10. tudo lindo e fofo!cada dia fico mais encantada com seu jeitinho de criar com tecidos!!!Parabéns

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  11. thats an wonderful quilt! (and a lovely cat!)
    greats, elvi

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  12. I love the rainbow wonky stars quilt! I've pinned it to my "Quilty Goodness" board on Pinterest (with proper credit, of course!). Feel free to follow me if you'd like: http://pinterest.com/lipglass/quilty-goodness/

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